Archive for January, 2008

Free movie, right…

Sunday, January 20th, 2008

Don’t click on stuff like this, when it pops up in your browser: The givaway in my case is that I run Mac OSX and that dialog box looks distinctly Windows XP. And ActiveX is kinda the wrong thing to offer to me. But there are other signs, too. Be warned about this, since clicking […]

And your point is…?

Wednesday, January 2nd, 2008

Place: Windows XP SP2. Event: I’m opening “My Computer”, selecting a mapped folder on my in-house NAS, rightclick one of the backup files I have there, intending to copy it, and I get this popup: Now, it’s a backup file, not “a page”. I’m not even surfing the net here. How can the fileĀ  have […]